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In religious [[mythology]], a place where people go when they die, if they have been bad in life.
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In religious [[mythology]], a place where people go when they die or are destroyed by Jesus's Second Coming.
  
In [[Christianity]], [[God]] sends good people to heaven and bad people to hell for eternity. The conditions by which God judges people vary from sect to sect.
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The majority of Christians believe that [[God]] sends good people to heaven and bad people to hell for eternity. Various interpretations exist as to what constitutes hell-worthy behavior, how long an individual stays in hell, whether hell is a distinct place apart from the earth or the earth itself undergoing destruction as described in The Book of Revelation.
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
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* [[Avoidance of hell]]
 
* [[Avoidance of hell]]
  
[[Category:Christianity]]
 
 
[[Category:Religious mythology]]
 
[[Category:Religious mythology]]

Revision as of 22:44, 9 August 2006

In religious mythology, a place where people go when they die or are destroyed by Jesus's Second Coming.

The majority of Christians believe that God sends good people to heaven and bad people to hell for eternity. Various interpretations exist as to what constitutes hell-worthy behavior, how long an individual stays in hell, whether hell is a distinct place apart from the earth or the earth itself undergoing destruction as described in The Book of Revelation.

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